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Non-Profit Helps Young Afghan Women Reach Country's Tallest Peak

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The Ascent Of Afghan Women

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Afghanistan's Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah (left) stands with President Ashraf Ghani, Vice President Joe Bidden, Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns on Tuesday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Afghan Chief Executive: Leaders Set Aside Egos To Rally For Nation

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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl prepares to be interviewed by Army investigators in August 2014. Eugene R. Fidell/AP hide caption

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Hearing Set For Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl After Desertion Charges Filed

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U.S. Reconsiders Troop Withdrawal Plan In Afghanistan

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President Obama Holds First Meeting With Afghan President

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Afghanistan Still Relies On U.S., President Ghani Reiterates

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U.S. Weighs Its Responsibility When Afghan Forces Commit Abuses

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the Blair House in Washington, D.C. Ghani will be meeting with President Obama this week. Emily Jan/NPR hide caption

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Ashraf Ghani: U.S. Critical To Afghanistan's Future

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Afghan President Makes First Official Visit To Washington

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A cell block at the now-closed Abu Ghraib prison in Baghdad, a facility notorious for photos released in 2004 showing U.S. soldiers torturing and humiliating inmates. Karim Kadim/AP hide caption

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Heavy smoke rises following an airstrike by the U.S.-led coalition aircraft in Kobani, Syria, during fighting between Syrian Kurds and the militants of the self-declared Islamic State in October 2014. Gokhan Sahin/Getty Images hide caption

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'State Of Terror': Where ISIS Came From And How To Fight It

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Aziz Royesh is one of 10 finalists for the $1 million Global Teacher Prize. Zabihullah Tamanna for NPR hide caption

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From Afghanistan's Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas

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